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Hot Hits

Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity

Signature Theatre
Mar. 24 – Apr. 7
Heidi Thomas Writers’ Initiative work, a brutal and elegant exploration of the unifying virtue of art and what things are most worth saving when the world is collapsing.

Antonio Sánchez

AMP by Strathmore
Thu. Apr 4
Drummer and composer Antonio Sánchez is riding the crest of a musical wave that began with his Golden Globe and BAFTA-nominated score for Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance).

Chick Corea & Béla Fleck

Strathmore
Fri. May 10
Chick Corea and Béla Fleck, two master songwriters, musicians, and band leaders come together for a genre-busting pairing of piano and banjo.

The Portland Cello Project - Performs Radiohead's OK Computer

AMP by Strathmore
Sun. Mar 24
Portland Cello Project presents a thrilling performance of the album Rolling Stone Magazine called a “stunning art-rock tour de force.”

Ms. Lisa Fischer & Grand Baton with members of the National Philharmonic

Strathmore
Sat. Apr 6
Fischer and her band return to Strathmore, this time for a fully orchestrated performance.

Lewis Black

Strathmore
Sun. Apr 14
Known as the king of the rant, Lewis Black uses his trademark style of comedic yelling and animated finger-pointing to skewer anything and anyone that gets under his skin.

Eliot Chang

AMP by Strathmore
Fri. Mar 29
Now is your chance to experience Chang’s comedy live at AMP!

Black Violin

Strathmore
Apr. 9 – 10
Classically trained violist Wil B. and violinist Kev Marcus are back with their distinctive multi-genre sound that is perfectly described as “classical boom.”

Annapolis Symphony Orchestra: Cosmic Depth

Strathmore
Sun. Mar 31
From Maryland’s capital to the Music Center, the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (ASO) shares memorable symphonic music in this afternoon program.

Alan Cumming: Legal Immigrant

Strathmore
Wed. Apr 24
The set list for Alan Cumming’s provocative new concert show is as eclectic and idiosyncratic as Cumming himself.

Confection

Folger Shakespeare Library
Sun. Mar 24
Third Rail Projects’ newest immersive experience, Confection, is a rollicking rumination on opulence, inequity, and teeny-tiny desserts. In this 45-minute experience.

Kristin Chenoweth

Strathmore
Mon. Apr 8
This Tony and Emmy Award-winning actress and singer delights audiences in every show and role, from film and television to voiceover and stage.

Spotlights

Broadway Center Stage: Tommy

The Kennedy Center
Apr. 25 – 28

Washington National Opera: Eugene Onegin

The Kennedy Center
Mar. 25 – 29

Jay Leno

The Kennedy Center
Fri. Apr 26

Christina and Michelle Naughton, pianos

Terrace Theatre
Sun. Mar 24

Tastes of the Mediterranean

Folger Theatre
Mar. 29 – 31

Mariinsky Ballet: Le Corsaire

The Kennedy Center
Apr. 9 – 14

Direct Current: Du Yun with OK Miss

The Kennedy Center
Fri. Apr 5

National Symphony Orchestra: Debussy's La mer

The Kennedy Center
Apr. 11 – 13
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